Canadian Mining Journal



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    MERGER: Mikisew Group acquires Guthrie and service deal with Syncrude

    May 8, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    FORT McMURRAY, Alta. – The Mikisew Group of Companies (MGOC) is pleased to announce that it has acquired Guthrie Industrial Services and Guthrie Mechanical Services. MGOC and Guthrie have worked together as partners through the Mikisew Guthrie LP  (MGLP) for

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    BLASTING: Orica reaches 100M electronic detonator milestone

    May 7, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    BROWNSBURG, Que. – Orica , the world’s largest manufacturer of commercial explosives and innovative blasting systems, said the 100 millionth electronic blasting systems (EBS) detonator rolled off the production line on April 30, 2019, marking a milestone achievement for Orica

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    DIGITAL IoT: Maestro launches Zephyr AQS air monitor

    May 6, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    MONTREAL – Sudbury’s Maestro Digital Mine launched  its latest digital IIoT solution, the Zephyr AQS at the recent CIM convention and trade show. The Zephyr AQS is a compact, low cost environmental air quality monitoring station for underground mines. The Zephyr AQS is an IIoT

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    TESTING: SGS Canada adds Tescan TIMA-X automated technology

    May 6, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    LAKEFIELD, Ont. – SGS Canada announced that it has officially incorporated the Tescan Integrated Mineral Analyser (TIMA-X) into its suite of automated mineralogy offerings across Canada. SGS clients enjoy better detection limits, superior imaging and faster turnaround time and results. The

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    TRUCKS: Metso sells two of its new truck bodies to Boliden’s Aitik mine

    May 2, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    SWEDEN – Metso has won an order to deliver two Metso truck bodies to Boliden‘s open pit Aitik copper mine in Gällivare. In addition, Metso will supply rubber bed liners for five more haul trucks. Boliden has been using Metso’s

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    MATERIAL HANDLING: Rulmeca, the name in bulk material handling

    May 2, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    WALLACEBURG, Ont. – The Rulmeca Group – a leading manufacturer of components for bulk material handling presented a new transom design and a new product range at bauma 2019. New Rulmeca frames are completely re-designed. Thanks to a tubular cross-member,

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    DIGITALIZATION: Rexroth offers digital interfaces in hydraulics

    May 1, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    BURLINGTON, Ont. – Rexroth harnesses the advantages of the IO-Link open standard also for hydraulic actuators and sensors. As of now, 4WRPEH proportional control valves and HEDE10 pressure switches are available with IO-Link interfaces. Connection is realized via the decentralized

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    TECHNOLOGY: Sandvik acquires digital mining technology company Newtrax

    April 30, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    STOCKHOLM – Sandvik AB has acquired privately owned Newtrax, a supplier of leading technology in wireless connectivity to monitor and provide insights on underground operations, including people, machines and the environment. “By including Newtrax into the Sandvik family we further

  • DEWATERING: A how to guide from Weir Minerals

    April 30, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    WISCONSIN – Water is critical for every mine site, and without it the entire operation would stop.  Every mine site faces a different challenge with water – it’s either scarce, or in excess and causing an issue. Weir Minerals can

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    CRUSHER: Metso to deliver comminution and material handling equipment for Codelco El Teniente expansion

    April 29, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    CHILE – Metso has been awarded with an order to supply crushing and material handling equipment for the first stage of Codelco‘s El Teniente copper mine expansion project located in Cachapoal province. The order was booked in Metso’s first-quarter 2019

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    WASH PLANT: McLanahan launches modular UltraWASH

    April 25, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    PENNSYLVANIA – For more than 180 years, McLanahan has been designing and manufacturing washing and crushing equipment. Now, they are putting their proven, well-established solutions into modular, containerized systems shown to the market for the first time at bauma 2019.

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    MINERAL PROCESSING: Haver & Boecker launches Niagara brand

    April 23, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

        ST. CATHARINES, Ont. – Haver and Boecker has established its global brand Haver and Boecker Niagara to combine the engineering expertise and product portfolios of its three mineral processing locations in Brazil, Canada and Germany. Customers around the